Posts Tagged ‘Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi’

FG reveals how contracts under Fashola, Amaechi, others were inflated by N27bn

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) says it saved more than N26.86 billion in 2018 alone, by revising down inflated contract sums by government contractors. BPP revealed this in its 2018 annual report obtained from the bureau by News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. The affected ministries included […]

Amaechi speaks on Buhari’s refusal to convert him to Islam

he Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, on Wednesday thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for not converting him to Islam, saying he was misunderstood and criticised for associating with the president. Amaechi stated this on Wednesday at the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council. The former Rivers State Governor narrated how he was almost chased […]

PDP Accuses Amaechi, Malami of Plots To Cause Constitutional Crisis in Rivers State

Gentlemen of the press, we have called you up this afternoon to alert Nigerians of a fresh plot by desperate leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), working with the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami SAN, to cause constitutional crisis in Rivers State. The PDP has been informed […]


The supreme court has dismissed the appeal filed by the Rivers state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the 2019 elections. The faction of the party headed by Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, had challenged the judgment of a high court in Rivers which barred the party from conducting primaries to nominate candidates […]

Rotimi Amaechi created problem for me in South East – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, created a serious problem for him when he pledged to construct a railway linking the South-East zone to the Northern part of Nigeria. Buhari made the disclosure during the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign in Enugu, on Thursday. He lamented that fulfilling […]

Rotimi Amaechi rejects ‘Wike’s Award’, Says he suffers from ‘psychosomatic malady’

As the people of Rivers state celebrate the 50th anniversary creation of the state today, the Minster of  Transportation and immediate past governor of the  State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has turned down an invitation by the incumbent governor, Nyesom Wike to be part of the celebration. Mr Ameachi who was shown a publication of the Rivers State government indicating his […]